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Submission + - Judge rules Illinois eavsdropping law unconstitutional (chicagotribune.com)

Sprouticus writes: A County (local) judge has rules the Illinois law which has allowed police to arrest those recording them found the eavesdropping law unconstitutional because it potentially criminalizes “wholly innocent conduct.”

This is the first time this law has made it to court, the DA's dropping charges to this point to avoid this exact verdict.

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